Vitex glabrata R.Br., R. Br.

DeFilipps, Robert A. & Krupnick, Gary A., 2018, The medicinal plants of Myanmar, PhytoKeys 102, pp. 1-341: 101

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/phytokeys.102.24380

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scientific name

Vitex glabrata R.Br.
status

 

Vitex glabrata R.Br.  

Names.

Myanmar: mak-lok-kaing, panameikli, tauksha, thauk-kya. English: blackberry tree, smooth chastetree.

Range.

Bangladesh, India; Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam; Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore; Australia; cultivated and naturalized elsewhere. Reported from Myanmar.

Use.

Bark and Root: Used as an astringent.

Note.

In India the bark and root are used as an astringent ( Jain and DeFilipps 1991).

Reference.

Perry (1980).

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

Lamiales

Family

Lamiaceae

Genus

Vitex